Montreal Expos 4, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 31
Played on Monday, May 8, 1989 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    2  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  1
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hudler 2b                     4   0   2   1       1   0       0   3
Nixon cf                      5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Raines lf                     4   1   1   2       1   0       1   0
Brooks rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Wallach 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   6
Santovenia c                  3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
W. Johnson 1b                 3   1   1   0       1   0      11   0
Owen ss                       3   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
Gross p                       3   0   0   0       1   2       1   0
Totals                       33   4   7   3       5   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Santovenia (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Owen (5,off Knepper).
HR: Raines (1,1st inning off Knepper 1 on 1 out).
HBP: Santovenia (3,by Darwin).
GDP: Gross (1,off Darwin).
IBB: Owen (3,by Darwin).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hudler (6,2nd base off Darwin/Biggio).
CS: Hudler (1,3rd base by Knepper/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Reynolds 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Schatzeder p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Doran 2b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       1   4
Davis 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0      13   0
Puhl lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Bass rf                       3   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Ramirez ss                    3   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
Biggio c                      2   0   0   0       0   1       6   2
  Young ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Ashby c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Knepper p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gross ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Caminiti ph,3b              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       32   1   5   1       0   7      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Darwin-Biggio-Davis.
E: Ramirez (9).

BATTING - 
HR: Doran (3,4th inning off Gross 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bass (8,2nd base off Gross/Santovenia).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gross W(4-2)                  9     5   1   1   0   7   1  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(1-5)                3.2   5   4   4   4   1   1  19
Forsch                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Darwin                        3     2   0   0   1   4   0  13
Schatzeder                    1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   4   4   5   5   1  39

WP: Knepper (2).
HBP: Darwin (1,Santovenia).
IBB: Darwin (5,Owen).

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 11044


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Hudler              2b        Hatcher             cf
2. Nixon               cf        Reynolds            3b
3. Raines              lf        Doran               2b
4. Brooks              rf        Davis               1b
5. Wallach             3b        Puhl                lf
6. Santovenia          c         Bass                rf
7. W. Johnson          1b        Ramirez             ss
8. Owen                ss        Biggio              c
9. Gross               p         Knepper             p

EXPOS 1ST: Hudler flied to left; Nixon singled to center; Raines
homered [Nixon scored]; Brooks singled to center; Wallach
grounded out (second to first) [Brooks to second]; Santovenia
flied to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher was called out on strikes; Reynolds lined to
shortstop; Doran grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 2ND: W. Johnson grounded out (first unassisted); Owen
flied to center; Gross was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis grounded out (third to first); Puhl grounded
out (second to first); Bass grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Hudler walked; Nixon grounded out (third to first)
[Hudler to second]; Hudler was caught stealing third (catcher to
third); Raines walked; Brooks grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ramirez singled to center; Biggio grounded out
(third to first) [Ramirez to second]; Knepper struck out;
Hatcher was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos
2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Wallach grounded out (third to first); Santovenia
grounded out (second to first); W. Johnson walked; Owen doubled
to left [W. Johnson to third]; Gross walked; Knepper threw a
wild pitch [W. Johnson scored, Owen to third, Gross to second];
Hudler singled to shortstop [Owen scored, Gross to third];
FORSCH REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING); Nixon grounded out (first
unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds popped to shortstop; Doran homered; Davis
flied to center; Puhl struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
4, Astros 1.

EXPOS 5TH: Raines grounded out (second to first); Brooks
grounded out (third to first); Wallach grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bass singled to second; Bass stole second [Bass to
third (error by Santovenia)]; Ramirez was called out on strikes;
Biggio struck out; GROSS BATTED FOR FORSCH; Gross grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

EXPOS 6TH: DARWIN REPLACED GROSS (PITCHING); Santovenia struck
out; W. Johnson singled to left; Owen flied to center; Gross
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Hatcher grounded out (third to first); Reynolds
grounded out (second to first); Doran flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

EXPOS 7TH: Hudler singled to second; Nixon was called out on
strikes; Hudler stole second; Raines flied to center; Brooks
lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Davis grounded out (third to first); Puhl flied to
center; Bass singled to right; Ramirez grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

EXPOS 8TH: Wallach struck out; Santovenia was hit by a pitch; W.
Johnson reached on a fielder's choice [Santovenia to third
(error by Ramirez), W. Johnson to second]; Owen was walked
intentionally; Gross grounded into a double play (pitcher to
catcher to first) [Santovenia out at home]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: YOUNG BATTED FOR BIGGIO; Young singled to right;
CAMINITI BATTED FOR DARWIN; Caminiti struck out; Hatcher lined
to left; Reynolds flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos
4, Astros 1.

EXPOS 9TH: SCHATZEDER REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING); ASHBY
REPLACED YOUNG (PLAYING C ); CAMINITI STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
3B); Hudler grounded out (shortstop to first); Nixon popped to
shortstop; Raines grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Doran grounded out (first unassisted); Davis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl popped to third; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            4   7   1    8
 Astros           1   5   1    4


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